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Detail of GEF Project #1607

GEF Project ID1607
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameIncreased Access to Electricity Services
Focal AreaClimate Change
Operational Program6
Pipeline Entry Date2002-02-11
PDF-B Approval Date2003-04-16
Approval Date2006-08-01
CEO Endorsement Date2008-04-18
GEF Agency Approval Date2008-05-20
Project StatusUnder Implementation
GEF AgencyWorld Bank
Executing AgencyMinistry of Energy and Water Development
DescriptionAT PIPELINE ENTRY: The overall development objective of the project is to develop and support initial implementation of a commercially-oriented and sustainable framework for increasing access to electricity and ICT services. AT WP INCLUSION: The global objective of this project is to assist Zambia in removing the barriers to renewable energy technologies to help mitigate greenhouse gas emissions. The development objective is to develop a policy, regulatory, and institutional framework and support its initial implementation to increase access to electricity services.
PDF B Amount
240,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
4,500,000 USD
GEF Grant
4,740,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
22,100,000 USD
Project Cost
26,840,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
426,600 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
4,500,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
71,000,000 USD
Project Cost (CEO Endo.)
75,740,000 USD
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